Seher Shah

Seher Shah (b. Karachi, Pakistan 1975) received her Bachelor of Fine Arts and Bachelor of Architecture from the Rhode Island School of Design in 1998.

Recent solo and two-person exhibitions include: The Lightness of Mass, Green Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE (2016), Ways of Seeing, Gauri Gill and Seher Shah, Experimenter, Kolkata, India (2014), 30 | 60 | 90, Jhaveri Contemporary, Mumbai, India (2013); Constructed Landscapes, AMOA-Art House, The Jones Center, Austin, TX, USA (2013), Radiant Lines, Nature Morte, Berlin, Germany (2012); and Brute Ornament, two-person exhibition with Kamrooz Aram at Green Art Gallery, Dubai, UAE (2012).

Selected group shows include: Scenes for a New Heritage, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA (2015) Geometries of Difference: New Approaches to Ornament and Abstraction, The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art at the State University of New York at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY, USA (2015); WORKING SPACE around memory and perception, The Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, New Delhi, India (2015); Below Another Sky, Glasgow Print Studio, Glasgow, UK (2015), The Language of Human Consciousness, Athr Gallery, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (2014); Observed Ratios, The James Gallery at CUNY Graduate Center, New York, USA (2013); Decenter: An exhibition on the Centenary of the 1913 Armory Show, the Abrons Art Center, New York, USA (2013); Radical Terrain, Rubin Museum of Art, New York, USA (2012); Lines of Control, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, New York, USA (2012); Drawing 2011: Biennial, Drawing Room, London, UK (2011); Eccentric Architecture and Generation 1.5, Queens Museum of Art, New York, USA (2011); On Rage, Haus der Kulteren der Welt, Berlin, Germany (2010); 21: Selections of Contemporary Art, Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA (2008). Seher Shah lives and works in New York.